Brazil, Belarus sign deals for Fifa World CupBrazil, Belarus sign deals for Fifa World Cup

MUMBAI: Infront Sports And Media which is football's governing body Fifa's marketing agency has announced that it has made further deals for the 2006 World Cup broadcast rights. In India the event will air on ESPN Star Sports (ESS).



In Brazil, there are two further agreements with dedicated sports channels, which complement the existing contract with TV Globo. These are with the pay-TV channels, Bandsports and ESPN Brasil. They have both acquired the non-exclusive right to broadcast all 64 matches, live and delayed.



In addition to these new agreements, TV Globo will provide extensive coverage in Brazil on the free to air platform. Furthermore, TV Globo has confirmed that it will sub-license the rights to its pay television arm, Globosat. This means that the final configuration of coverage in Brazil, an important football market for Fifa will consist of at least one terrestrial network and three pay operators.

The Belarus National State TV& Radio Company /BYBTRC has signed with Infront for a substantial package of Fifa World Cup rights and productions. The package includes all 64 matches as well as the rights to the Official Preview Series of the event which is being produced by Infront Sports & Media in association with FIFA. The agreement also includes the 2005 and 2006 Fifa World Player Galas.

BYBTRC is the state broadcaster in Belarus and was the official broadcaster of the 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan in Belarus. The rights it has purchased are the Free-TV and Radio rights.

Latest Reads
Sun TV leads the Tamil market in BARC week 32

Zee Bangla continued to maintain its first position in BARC’s week 32 data. The Bhojpuri market, however, had a new entrant - Oscar Movies Bhojpuri that secured fifth position, whereas in the Kannada segment, Colors Kannada retained its leadership position. Asianet from Star TV continued took the...

Television TV Channels Viewership
Zee Anmol back on top of Hindi channels in across genres

After a short hiatus, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (Zeel) free to air (FTA) Hindi GEC Zee Anmol was back at number two rank in Broadcast Audience Research Council of India (BARC) weekly list of the top 10 channels across genres (across genres list) in week 32 of 2018 (Saturday, 4 August 2018...

Television TV Channels Viewership
Star India mobilises disaster relief for Kerala; Star network rallies public support #AllForKerala

As Kerala struggles with the devastation of massive floods, Star India, and its employees have stepped up to donate to and mobilise disaster relief for the flood-ravaged state #AllForKerala

Television TV Channels GECs
BARC week 32: Republic TV regains top position in English News

After losing its top position in week 31 of BARC ratings Arnab Goswami’s Republic TV regained its top position in the English news genre in week 32. Times Now stepped down to second position.

Television TV Channels Viewership
Zee Anmol leads Hindi GEC (U+R) in BARC week 32

Dangal TV emerged as the new entrant in Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) data for week 32 of 2018 in the Hindi GEC (U+R) market.

Television TV Channels GECs
HCL Corporation & The Habitats Trust tie-up with Animal Planet to create awareness about the need to save species and their habitats with ‘On the Brink’

HCL Corporation, a global technology conglomerate, & The Habitats Trust, a recently launched foundation working towards protecting habitats and their indigenous species

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
&flix brings the explosive action thriller this Sunday with ‘S.W.A.T.: Under Siege’

It’s triple the trouble and thrice the thrill – this season, your favorite Special Weapons and Tactics team – S.W.A.T. are back with the third installment of the blockbuster series.

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
Sony India bets on Pro Volleyball League

Sony Pictures Networks (SPN) India has signed a multi-year deal with Baseline Ventures and Volleyball Federation of India (VFI), to broadcast the inaugural season of the Pro Volleyball League in February 2019.

Television TV Channels Sports
Romedy NOW launches ‘Happy Hours’ in collaboration with ‘Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi’

Romedy NOW, India’s favourite English Entertainment channel, introduces a specially curated property ‘Happy Hours’, an exciting line-up of romantic comedies, in collaboration with Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi.

Television TV Channels English Entertainment

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories